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Adverse Action

Whenever an employer uses a background check to make a decision that is not in favor of the applicant, the employer is taking Adverse Action and...

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10 Commandments of Background Screening

 

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How to Dispute a Background Check [INFOGRAPHIC]

When your applicant tells you something is wrong on their background report, what should you do?

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How To Deal with a Dispute

Your applicant just told you something was incorrect on their report.  Is it true or are they just trying to get the job?  How do you make sure? ...

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Making the Decision: My Candidate Has a Hit

Blanket policies and Criminal History checkboxes result with more and more employers defending discrimination allegations and fighting the EEOC....

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Adverse Action Letters: Is it time to review your policy?

ad-verse ac-tion \ad-'vers 'ak-shən\ verb: In terms of background checks, an action that denies an individual employment, promotion, transfer, or...

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5 Common background screening myths… plus one for good luck!

Conducting a background check can sometimes seem like an intimidating process. However, employers and job seekers can take comfort in the fact...

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